• Ben Hansen

    Professional Competitor Bio


    Name: Ben Hansen
    Height: 6'2"
    Weight: 210 lbs.
    Birthday: February 9, 1991
    Location: Hayward, WI

    When did you first start participating in lumberjack sports?
    2009

    How did you get involved in lumberjack sports?
    My roommate introduced me to it my freshman year of college.

    Are you related to any current or former STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Series competitors?
    No

    Any advice for younger competitors?
    Utilize every opportunity to train with, compete with, and learn from the veterans in this sport.

    Which STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Series pro would you most like to train with?
    Matt Cogar

    Best/strongest STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® Series discipline:
    Springboard

    Hobbies:
    Weightlifting, hunting, fishing

    Name three songs on your training/working out playlist?
    Take out the Gunman – Chevelle
    Walk Away from the Sun – Seether
    99 Problems – Jay-Z

    Proudest moment in your life so far:
    Winning the 2013 Collegiate Series

    Anything else you’d like to share?
    I need to thank Warrick Hallett for being a fantastic coach and mentor